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NamibRand Nature Reserve

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Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 223 926
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Where the oryx is the master!

Mountains, yellow grass, orange sand and blue sky. Great contrast in colors. Perfect for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ValentinaV243
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New York
NamibRand Nature Reserve

This is an enormous and well loved area of Namibian desert. The landscape is stark and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Tim R
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Fort Worth
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This reserve represents all facets of diverse desert landscapes.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Windhoek, Namibia
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+264 61 223 926
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mountains, yellow grass, orange sand and blue sky. Great contrast in colors. Perfect for photographers!

Thank ValentinaV243
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is an enormous and well loved area of Namibian desert. The landscape is stark and beautiful. You can see forever with the frequent opportunity to spot an Oryx patrolling his territory or a Fairy Circle cleared out of the sparse desert vegetation.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 26 August 2017

very nice worth visiting when you are in Namibia. Spotted some wildlife there, as is with a lot of Namibia's nature, you can have it for yourself from time to time.

Thank michiel_breda
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Lots of places to stay, clean resorts. Open expanses and great views. Wildlife is abundant but sporadic. A keen eye on the drive will see an abundance.

Thank Guylangevin
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We spent a bit more than 2 weeks in Namibia, group of 7, ages 10-12-14-19 and 3 adults. The Tok Tokkie trail was the highlight of our trip for most of the group. Sebastian, our guide was perfect, very knowleadgable, the camps facilities and the...More

2  Thank ap d
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Wow - we stayed in a hotel right on this land ad it was spectacular -what a great place to visit. We loved climbing the dunes and enjoying the area using the and beyond desert lodge as our base.

Thank VTwelltravelled
Reviewed 24 June 2017

There are two campsites, which I will say were clean, had a bathroom and shower. Across from the Orion site was to be a waterhole. Well there was, it was about the size of a tire and the Oryx that came by had to fight...More

Thank JANNETTE E
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great experience for outdoor lovers. Hiking trail runs mainly through sand dunes and is fairly easy but one should be fit. One second day the terrain is partly rocky but the main challenge are hot temperatures. Make sure you drink enough water. Once at camp...More

1  Thank Frogy007
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Very interesting desert and sub-desert enviorment. Needs several days to properly explore, Reservation in lodges necessary.

Thank AnLo1956
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The place is probably one of those out of the beaten path tourist destinations. This is a private game reserve; with a multitude of activities such as star gazing (they have a telescope as well); game drives; hiking trails and an education tour on desert...More

Thank Helix-Canopus
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Erylis
28 February 2017|
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Response from Karel V | Reviewed this property |
Where you get in, is where you get out. It is a tour. No way to do it differently in my opinion
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Hilary Nonofo M
14 December 2016|
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Response from ChrisTiane1415 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry not being in a position to answer your question..... You will have to go directly on Google and check the offers you can find. There are camping places but not many. I didn't camp when I visited NamibRand !
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Jill P
26 November 2016|
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Response from andreasws2016 | Reviewed this property |
1) Yes it's possible if you are an absolute sucker for driving endless hours nonstop. No it's NOT recommended and no it's NOT worth it. To "really see" the Nature Reserve you have to go on (at least) one drive with them in... More
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